Historical Background

ELTEM-TEK's story goes as far back as an important part of Turkey's energy history. A natural increase in the production and consumption of electrical energy by a rapidly-developing country and society has led to a rapid development of Turkey's Electricity Market. As Turkey's energy infrastructure was being developed, the need for a local which will serve with rigor and professionalism in this regard also icreased. There had arisen a need for a body capable of meeting societal demands and congruent with Turkey's Electricity Organization's structure and as a result, the idea of founding ELTEM-TEK was emerged This idea has led to the establishment in 1982, by the decision of the Council of Ministers, of ELTEM-TEK Elektrik Tesisleri Mühendislik Hizmetleri ve Ticaret A.Ş.. Within a short period of time, ELTEM-TEK had managed to expand its activity field and to increase its workforce, and as the time goes by, has grown and become one of the companies that occupy a prominent place and leading positions in the energy sector. For the last 3 years, there has been observed a growth by 90 % and the number of ELTEM-TEK's personnel has exceeded 300 people. ELTEM-TEK has been founded with the purpose of providing engineering, consultancy and project design services in the sector of electrical facilities in order to ensure Turkey's need for electricity production to be met in a complete and reliable way. Turkish Electricity Organization's share in ELTEM-TEK is 47%. ELTEM-TEK has, today, a five-shareholder structure represented by TEİAŞ, ALSTOM, ÇEAŞ, KEPEZ and MİTAŞ. The story of ELTEM-TEK which has become a story of national pride thanks to its 30 year-experience and numerous successes will also acquire an additional universal dimension and depth with the realization of overseas projects in foreign countries.